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September 15, 2017

Have you got what it takes to win the #SmarterCitiesNOW Solution Challenge?

The #SmarterCitiesNOW solution Challenge is a UK/Nordic startup/SME competition.

The competition invites startups/SMEs working on smart city solutions in one or more of the following 8 sustainability areas to submit their solutions to the #SmarterCitiesNOW Solution Challenge: 1) Sustainability, 2) Construction & Tech, 3) Transport & mobility, 4) Engineering & Tech, 5) Digital infrastructure/Digitisation/IOT, 6) Culture, 7) Public health, 8) Experience.

What is #SmarterCitiesNOW?

#SmarterCitiesNOW is a 3 year UK/Nordic smart cities collaboration programme, run by Tech Nordic Advocates, with focus on sustainable urban development.

Who can join the #SmarterCitiesNOW Solution Challenge?

Any startup and/or SME with a solution (in development or ready to go) in any of the 8 areas outlined above.

What are the prizes?

A chance to win a Fellowship (free cabin to use as a studio and access to open plan communal space) at the ‘Good Hotel London’ and a place on the shortlist of the Urban Tech Acceleration Programme, run by BLOXHUB and Rainmaking Loft in Copenhagen.

The runner-up prize is a year’s membership of BLOXHUB for 1-5 employees.

What do I have to do to win?

To win, your solution must meet the following criteria:

  1. Fall within one or more of the 8 sustainability areas
  2. Address a specific challenge
  3. Offer an innovative solution to the named challenge
  4. Be scalable
  5. ​Be environmentally sustainable
  6. Demonstrate a ​ commercially​ scalable business model

How do I join the #SmarterCitiesNOW Solution Challenge?

Please register via the link the below.

What’s the deadline for submission?

To join the competition, you must submit your entry by 15 September 2017.

I want to join the #SmarterCitiesNOW Solution Challenge



September 15, 2017